This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Unemployment Rate Edges Up As Employers Shed 20,000 Jobs
Ohio’s unemployment rate rose just slightly in March.
The Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services said Friday that the rate for March was 7.1 percent – up from 7 percent in February, which was unchanged from the month before.
The state’s leaders have said Ohio’s economy and its job market are getting stronger, though the process is slow.
Ohio’s unemployment rate has remained about one percentage point below the national rate.